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Title: Concepts of Meaning
Subtitle: Framing an Integrated Theory of Linguistic Behavior
Edited By: Gerhard Preyer
Georg Peter
Maria Ulkan

Concepts of Meaning includes contributions from well-known philosophers of language and semanticists. It is a useful collection for students in philosophy of language, semantics and epistemology. This work discusses new research in semantics, theory of truth, philosophy of language and theory of communication from a trans-disciplinary perspective.

An integrated theory of linguistic behavior should provide a framework to make behavior intelligible. This work addresses issues such as sentence meaning, utterance meaning, speaker's intention and reference, linguistic context, circumstances and background theories. Readers will learn that interpretation is a result of a complex pattern.

Publication Year: 2003
Publisher: Kluwer
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Linguistic Field(s): Philosophy of Language
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 1402013299
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 290
Prices: EUR 125.00
USD 120.00
GBP 79.00